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Chatter-box jump [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Stewart, Rex (William) Jr (cornetist) 1907-1967
Physical description:
1 manuscript, 32 cm
1 conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 30 cm
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
Type:
Manuscripts
Holographs
Parts (musical)
Piano vocal scores
Short scores
Place:
United States
Date:
1938
20th century
Notes:
Handwriting and other details have been reported based on the notes of David Berger, Andrew Homzy, Dr. Theodore Hudson, Walter van de Leur, and Dr. Mark Tucker.
Folder B from the Presentation Album, vol. B. Folder C from the Presentation Album, vol. L, p. 35.
Summary:
1 part and an indefinite number of scores.
Chatter-box jump is contained in three folders consisting of 1 part and 1 four-page short score in C Major concert, and 1 published two- page piano vocal score in F Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (DE, Tizol?).
Folder A contains 1 part for 1 reed - Otto.
Folder B contains 1 published two page piano vocal score. Lyrics begin "You're just a chatter box always talkin' of crazy things ...".
Folder C contains 1 four-page short score. Short score indicates parts for saxes - Rabbit; trumpets - Rex, Whetsol, Cootie; trombones - Brown, Tizol; bass; organ.
Folder A from the Duke Ellington Library.
Topic:
Music
See more items in:
Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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